All posts tagged: Ocean Beach

Sep 12 – League of Women Voters – Ocean Beach Meeting – Mental Health

The League of Women Voters will be holding their first meeting after a summer break since their inaugural meeting in Ocean Beach in May. When September 12, from 10:30am-12pm Where Point Loma Library, 3701 Voltaire St, San Diego, CA 92107 They will be discussing Mental Heatlh. Massacres by mentally unstable shooters have focused attention on the inadequacies of the U.S. mental health care system in which less than half of the seriously ill can get treatment. How good is San Diego County’s Mental Health System and what needs to be done to improve it? The LWVSD will be looking at this question and the League’s County Mental Health position created in 1997 in order to have a serious and informative discussion on what the County is doing or not doing. What is Laura’s Law and the connections between mental illness, alcohol and drug use and violence. Be sure to attend our September Unit meeting on this timely and important topic. Meetings are open to the public, men and women. The League is  a non-partisan group, so …

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Mar 27 – Councilmember Kevin Faulconer to Speak in OB

The Ocean Beach Town Council will be hosting City Councilmember, Kevin Faulconer at their public meeting taking place at 7:00pm this Wednesday, March 27th at the Masonic Center (1711 Sunset Cliffs). Councilmember Faulconer plans on discussing a number of topics including his proposed Neighborhood Parking Protection Ordinance. According to Councilmember Faulconer, this ordinance seeks to mitigate the “proliferation of illegally parked oversized vehicles on City streets” [which] is a public safety, quality of life and environmental issue that has an acute impact on San Diego’s visitor-serving beach.” He will share additional information regarding the direction and status of this ordinance. The Councilmember will also touch upon his work to directly improve Ocean Beach. For example, he secured $150,000 for infrastructure improvements to the Ocean Beach Lifeguard Station, which will be used to provide the station with an automatic gate and address parking lot paving needs. He has noted, “together, we are moving forward with legislation at City Hall to improve the Ocean Beach community’s quality of life and protect our beaches and bays.” The OB Town Council hope you will …